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The best cheap Chromebooks that are actually in stock right now

The best cheap Chromebooks that are actually in stock right now

This story was originally published 2020/03/20 12:58pm PDTon Mar 20, 2020 and last updated 2020/07/03 11:18am PDTon Jul 3, 2020.  The ongoing lockdowns around the world have caused an uptick in demand for computers, especially laptops. Chromebooks are incredibly popular for their ease-of-use and competitive pricing, so if you can accomplish everything using just a...

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The best cheap Chromebooks that are actually in stock right now

The best cheap Chromebooks that are actually in stock right now

This story was originally published 2020/03/20 12:58pm PDTon Mar 20, 2020 and last updated 2020/06/26 10:50am PDTon Jun 26, 2020.  More people are working from home right now than at any other point in history, due to ongoing lockdowns across the world. Chromebooks are incredibly popular computers for their ease-of-use and competitive pricing, so if...

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The best cheap Chromebooks that are actually in stock right now

The best cheap Chromebooks that are actually in stock right now

This story was originally published 2020/03/20 12:58pm PDTon Mar 20, 2020 and last updated 2020/06/18 8:40am PDTon Jun 18, 2020.  With coronavirus keeping many of us homebound, there’s a dramatic increase in the demand for laptops, especially affordable ones for students and those of us working from home. This has caused massive stock shortages for...

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Google and Parallels announce plans to bring Windows apps to Chromebooks

Google and Parallels announce plans to bring Windows apps to Chromebooks

Chromebooks weren’t originally designed to run traditional PC software, but Google is slowly attempting to fill that gap. Chrome OS already has an optional Linux container for running some desktop software (albeit with poor graphical performance), but now Windows applications will soon appear on the platform in some capacity Google and Parallels both released blog...

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Chromebooks desperately need more than 4GB of RAM in 2020

Chromebooks desperately need more than 4GB of RAM in 2020

Earlier this month, I had the chance to review Lenovo’s new IdeaPad Flex 5 Chromebook. It’s a great machine, with an excellent build quality and guaranteed Chrome OS updates for the next eight years, but it had one fault that kept me from wholeheartedly recommending the laptop — it only had 4GB of RAM. Chrome...

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The best cheap Chromebooks that are actually in stock right now

The best cheap Chromebooks that are actually in stock right now

This story was originally published 2020/03/20 12:58pm PDTon Mar 20, 2020 and last updated 2020/06/10 7:34am PDTon Jun 10, 2020.  With coronavirus keeping many of us homebound, there’s a dramatic increase in the demand for laptops, especially affordable ones for students and those of us working from home. This has caused massive stock shortages for...

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The best cheap Chromebooks that are actually in stock right now

The best cheap Chromebooks that are actually in stock right now

This story was originally published 2020/03/20 12:58pm PDTon Mar 20, 2020 and last updated 2020/06/03 12:10pm PDTon Jun 3, 2020.  More people are working from home now than ever before, and that means laptops are in short supply. Popular models have been going in and out of stock for weeks, and Chromebooks have especially been...

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Chromebooks managed through Google Family Link can now install any extensions

Chromebooks managed through Google Family Link can now install any extensions

This story was originally published 2020/04/22 4:21am PDTon Apr 22, 2020 and last updated 2020/05/28 5:42pm PDTon May 28, 2020.  Earlier this month, Google whitelisted a few extensions for kids’ Chromebooks managed via Family Link, like Zoom, Hangouts, and some educational tools — only installable with parental permission, of course. This makes life easier for...

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The best cheap Chromebooks that are actually in stock right now

The best cheap Chromebooks that are actually in stock right now

This story was originally published 2020/03/20 12:58pm PDTon Mar 20, 2020 and last updated 2020/05/27 12:35pm PDTon May 27, 2020.  More people are working from home now than ever before, and that means laptops are in short supply. Popular models have been going in and out of stock for weeks, and Chromebooks have especially been...

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The best cheap Chromebooks that are actually in stock right now

The best cheap Chromebooks that are actually in stock right now

This story was originally published 2020/03/20 12:58pm PDTon Mar 20, 2020 and last updated 2020/05/20 12:52pm PDTon May 20, 2020.  Laptops have been in short supply over the past few weeks, as the ongoing coronavirus lockdowns have kept many of us stuck at home. This is even true for Chromebooks, as many of the best...